Unformatted text preview: still present – Ex: In edible peas the purple-flower trait is dominant to the white-flower trait – (purple allele + white allele = purple flower) Genotype vs phenotype – The particular combination of the two alleles carried by an individual is called the genotype (what you have ) – The physical expression of the genotype is known as the phenotype (what you show ) – Ex. Purple flowers (Dominant: P) + White flowers (recessive: p) = Purple flowers Genotype = Pp (Purple; White) Phenotype = Purple flowers Mendel:success,5 principles of genetics...
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- Fall '08
- Genetics, recessive allele, homologous chromosomes